THE M1 Princes Motorway (Mt Ousley) will be closed between Bulli Tops and Memorial Drive, and Picton Road will be closed between the M1 Princes Motorway and Wilton for one night on Sunday August 23 and one night on Sunday August 30, weather permitting. If work is delayed due to poor weather, it will be carried out on Sunday September 6.
Transport for NSW said the work will include vegetation removal, guardrail repairs, line marking and cleaning drains to improve water run-off.
The roads will be closed in both directions between 8pm and 4am on both days. Picton Road eastbound will be closed from 7.30pm to ensure the M1 Prince’s Motorway is clear by 8pm.
Motorists travelling between Wollongong and Bulli Tops will be detoured via Memorial Drive and Bulli Pass, and should allow up to 15 minutes additional travel time.
Motorists travelling between Wollongong and the Hume Motorway will be detoured via Memorial Drive, Bulli Pass and Appin Road, and should allow up to 40 minutes additional travel time. Light vehicles can also use Broughton Pass between Appin Road and Picton Road.
Motorists travelling to the Hume Motorway can also detour via Macquarie Pass.
More information about upcoming road closures including detour maps is available at nswroads.work/srrc
Motorists are advised to drive to the conditions, and follow the directions of traffic controllers and signs.
For the latest traffic updates visit livetraffic.com or call 132 701.
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